Author Archives: Layhead

Packing with Baby

We thought we’d have a bit of fun this week and have put together an infographic showing what it’s like to pack for your holidays whilst baby is around.  Hope you enjoy it! Click on the image to get a … Continue reading

Image | Posted on | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dales Discovery Day 17th March 2018

We’re all about promoting the Yorkshire Dales to the whole world and tomorrow, Saturday 17th March, is the first Dales Discovery Day. If you come and stay at Layhead Farm Cottages, there are many wonderful places of interest to visit. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

5 Free Wonderful Mother’s Day Gifts

You can get caught up in the hype of buying expensive presents on Mother’s Day. Now we’re not saying that your Mother isn’t worth it, but commercialism has taken away some of the true meaning of Mother’s Day. Your mum … Continue reading

Posted in Celebration, cottages, fun, Mother's Day | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Handy Holiday Checklist

  Going on holiday is something we all look forward to but if you have a busy life, getting ready to go away is another thing to add to your list.  And if you pack for the whole family, it’s … Continue reading

Posted in cottages, holiday cottage | Tagged , | Leave a comment

5 Fun Facts About the Yorkshire Dales

The Yorkshire Dales has many magnificent limestone cave systems White Scar Cave, Ingleborough Cave and Gaping Gill are but three of these underground wonders.  If you have never ventured below ground before, White Scar Caves and Ingleborough Cave are a … Continue reading

Posted in fun, walking, Yorkshire Dales | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Story in Stone

Part of the wonderful landscape of the Yorkshire Dales, and indeed around Layhead Farm Cottages, are the very impressive drystone walls.  Built predominantly as boundary walls and a way to keep the farm animals in, they stretch for miles around … Continue reading

Posted in cottages, food, holiday cottage, walking, Yorkshire Dales | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Shortlisted Best Holiday Destination 2018 Just a Short Drive Away!

The Forest of Bowland, just a short drive away from Layhead Farm Cottages, has been shortlisted as the best holiday destination 2018 by the BBC Countryfile Magazine judges. Readers were asked to send in their suggestions, and after hours of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment